Titles You Haven't Ranked (51)
Summary: Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park (1993), Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitor's interest, which backfires horribly. (imdb)
Summary: A young man returns home to Kashmir on receiving news of his father's disappearance. Not only does he learn that security forces have detained his father for harboring militants, but that his mother is in a relationship with his very own uncle. Intense drama follows between mother and son as both struggle to come to terms with news of his father's death. Soon Haider learns that his uncle is responsible for the gruesome murder, what follows is his journey to avenge his father's death. (imdb)
Summary: Set amidst the ethnic cleansing and general chaos that accompanied India’s partition in 1947, this sweeping drama stars Irrfan Khan — also appearing at the Festival in The Lunchbox — as a Sikh attempting to forge a new life for his family while keeping their true identities a secret from their community. (tiff.net)
Summary: Raj, Yogi and Vikram - best friends, business partners, serial womanizers and happily married! Happy, because their lovely wives have no clue that their husbands cheat on them with every pretty young thing they can lay their eyes on. This picture perfect world is rocked when Raj's wife, Sanjana begins to suspect her husband and hires the suave private detective, Kishan, to tail him...
Summary: After Bade falls out of favor of Member of Parliament, Verma, he is arrested, held in a cell without any trial, and is humiliated and beaten everyday. His brother Chhotte and others conspire to secure his release by kidnapping Verma's to-be son-in-law, Shyam Singhania. Things do not go exactly as planned and Priti, Shyam's girlfriend, also gets abducted. (imdb)
Summary: Susanna is a sad woman. All she wants is love. But all she ends up with is weirdness, wickedness and bestiality in the form of her sundry husbands. Naturally then, there is only one option left for her to end her bitter ordeal. Murder. The embittered woman devices innovative measures to rid herself of her unsavoury husbands, hoping to find the elusive happy-ever-after sentiment some day. Does she succeed? (times of india)
Summary: Inspired by the film Phone Booth, this thriller follows corrupt banker Tony Khosla (Irrfan Khan), whose ability to hide criminals' profits is exposed by wily vigilante Veer Vijah Singh (Sanjay Dutt), who targets Tony with a sniper rifle and orders him to confess his misdeeds. While Tony tries to outwit his tormentor, reporter Nidhi (Kangana Ranaut) sniffs out the story and is faced with an ethical dilemma about airing it on national television. (netflix)
Summary: Perci Trachtenberg, widely regarded as the world's greatest living mathematician, meets Venkat, a math genius from India, at a high rolling casino in London. Venkat tells Perci about an equation that could not only change the dialogue on mathematics forever, but one that has already left an indelible impression of guilt - for many painful reasons - on Venkat's life. As it turns out, the reclusive genius Venkat has cracked a theory that could redefine the principles of probability and randomness. (imdb)
Summary: Foreign students Samir (John Abraham), Maya (Katrina Kaif) and Omar (Neil Nitin Mukesh) enjoy life in New York City, making new friends and joining in the college revelry. But when the September 11, 2001, attacks devastate the nation, the friends suddenly feel the isolating stings of suspicion. Targeted for their Indian ethnicity, they face detainment and disillusionment as their lives turn upside down. Irrfan Khan also stars in this thriller.
Summary: Billu is the story of a humble man who mentions to his family that he was once a friend of superstar named Sahir Khan. Khan happens to come to the village to shoot a film and Billu's children spread the rumor that their father is his childhood friend. The villagers, on hearing this, shower Billu with gifts and favors, hoping to meet his superstar friend. When he seems embarrassed, the villagers begin to question the rumor. Remake of the Malayalam film Kadha Parayumbol.
Summary: Sehar is an accomplished voice actor, a fun-loving young woman who lives a perfectly normal life, except for the fact that she's utterly absent-minded, constantly forgetting events and belongings. She's never lost an entire day, however, until now—and what a doozy of a day it was. Did Sehar befriend and then cheat an innocent cab driver? Was she assaulted? Did she, perchance, commit murder?
Summary: On July 11, 2006 the local train service, known as Mumbai's lifeline, was struck by a series of bomb blasts. 'Mumbai Meri Jaan' explores the impact of this devastating incident on the lives of the people of Mumbai: From a brilliant broadcast journalist to a patriotic corporate man; from a retiring policeman at the twilight of his life to a rookie cop at the dawn of his career; from an angry and xenophobic unemployed young man to a coffee-vendor struggling to survive and belong.
Summary: Employed with 'We Care Rehabilitation Centre' for the mentally challenged, wealthy Dr. Sonali Sanyal decides to take four patients, methodical Mukherjee; patriotic Gangadhar; Daboo who does not converse; and Raja, who has anger management issues, for an outing in her vehicle. Shortly thereafter hilarious chaos and panic will result at the Centre after the Police telephone them that Sonali is missing and may have been abducted by her four patients. (imdb)
Summary: A young Muslim woman is separated from her family during the migration of millions between Pakistan and India after India's independence from Britain in 1947. Her life is saved by a Sikh man who jeopardises his own life to protect her. During a time of extreme racial, ethnic and religious tension, the relationship they forge is found objectionable by nearly everyone.
Summary: On January 23, 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is to fly from Karachi to Dubai with his pregnant wife, Mariane, also a reporter. On the day before, with great care, he has arranged an interview in a café with an Islamic fundamentalist cleric. When Danny doesn't return, Mariane initiates a search. Pakistani police, American embassy personnel, and the FBI examine witnesses, phone records, e-mails, and hard drives. Who has him? Where is he? (imdb)
Summary: Obsessed with turning their autistic son Buddhiraja aka Buddhi (Dhruv Piyush Panjnani) into a genius, Ravi Kumar (Irrfan Khan) & his wife Padmini (Shobana) turn to Dr. Satya (Anupam Kher), who claims to have invented a miracle drug called 'Brain Booster'. After taking the drug, Buddhi turns into a genius overnight, but its side effect leaves him unemotional & unscrupulous. Realizing their mistake, Ravi & Padmini frantically search for Dr. Satya to give them an antidote to reverse the change.
Summary: The Visa papers have arrived for stock broker, Salim Rajabali, and he is scheduled to leave in less than a week. Then everything goes wrong when he and his brother, Javed, inadvertently implicate themselves in the murder of Deputy Commissioner of Police Paul, and Salim must flee immediately to the U.S... (imdb)
Summary: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), India, has been made aware of a killer cab-driver in Malaysia who killed several people in a matter of hours, and then crashed his taxi and killed himself. The same think happened again, this time in Hong Kong, several people were killed by another cab-driver, who also ended up being killed. (imdb)
Summary: Following the September 11, 2001 attacks in the U.S.A., an explosion in a motor boat shatters the peaceful silence on Christmas eve in London, Britain. Following this incident is a daring robbery from an armored vehicle carrying billions of pounds. The police suspect two East Indians - Pipi and Simran Chopra alias Sim... (imdb)
Summary: Men can't help falling in love with the captivatingly beautiful Maya the moment they meet her. When Maya is murdered while working on a modeling job, detective Singh Rathore is assigned to the case, and before long, he begins to have strong feelings for the dead woman. Disturbed by the fact that he's in love with a corpse, Singh vows to solve the case at any cost in order to put the ordeal behind him and end his obsession. (Netflix)
Summary: Widowed Mrs. Braganza rents her house to seven struggling wanna-be film artistes, who want to make it big in Bollywood, they are Sushmita Banerjee who wants to be a writer; Aditya Sharma who hopes to take over from Shahrukh Khan; pretty Ankita Kulkarni who wants to be an actress and is in love with Aditya; Nandini Shetty who fancies herself a future Lata Mangeshkar; Irfan wants to be a lyricist; while Raman and Vijay want to be music director and actor respectively. (imdb)
Summary: At a time and place with no child labour laws, children are sold to a carpet factory for a pittance; boys are worked to the bone and young girls are sold to serve as mistresses to the highest bidding lecher. At such a factory, young Ravi meets newcomer Masha and saves her from such a fate, using his own carefully saved coins to purchase her himself. Thus, a friendship is forged and when Masha leaves, a promise is made to find each other again, one day.
Summary: Crime is at its highest peak in Mumbai with it split in three ways. Walia has one-third, Manik Rao has one-third and Roshni has a third of the Mumbai territory. The crime rate rises with more smuggling, trading and illegal activities soaring. Meanwhile, the CBI work constantly to stop this. Inspector Vikram is a failure of a police in life and tends to stick with the easy way. (imdb)
Summary: Poor Arjun is friendly with Shekhar and Raghu, as well as their sister named Sanjana. His friends help him avenge the untimely death of his dad, who was killed by rivals posing as workers. Years later, Arjun has grown up and is re-united with Shekhar and Raghu - who are now criminal dons... (imdb)
Summary: Macbeth meets the Godfather in present-day Bombay. The Scottish tragedy set in the contemporary underworld of India's commercial capital; two corrupt, fortune telling policemen take the roles of the weird sisters, and "Duncan" is Abbaji, the head of a crime family. Abbaji's mistress and Maqbool plot and carry out his death; the sea plays the role of Birnham wood. (imdb)
Summary: Pandey and Patil are two corrupt but very senior Policemen in India. Both are aware that they can break the law, and not even get arrested or even questioned. Then Inspector Prabha arrests them both, and gets them suspended from work until an inquiry is held about their involvement in the death of a man named Satyakam... (imdb)
Summary: The Warrior follows the visually stunning and emotionally exhilarating journey of an ancient Indian warrior who travels from the golden deserts of Rajasthan to the snowcapped peaks of the Himalaya in search of the one thing he has never known - peace - only to be chased by the forces of violence. (Miramax Films)
Summary: Shekar Saxena is charged and arrested for the murder of his wife, Priti Saxena. Shekar strongly contends that he is innocent, and that the murder was committed by someone else. His lawyer, Simraj Bhargav, is sympathetic to his plight, and believes him, successfully defends him and gets him acquitted. After his acquittal, she starts having doubts about his innocence, and must protect herself, before she becomes his next victim. (imdb)
Summary: Krishna Patil is a poor, unemployed, unsuccessful and short tempered youth who stays in a chawl with his father Ramakant and elder sister Mansi. He tries to secure a job in the police department but fails. One day he happens to meet Kavita Choudhary, a young, rich, beautiful, intelligent lawyer. He falls for her instantly and begins wooing her. Kavita, having recently lost her father, stays alone and feels lonely and depressed. There is a certain void in her life. (imdb)
Summary: It is Christmas Day in Calcutta and David Dawson is off to celebrate it with his sweetheart, Nandini Shom. The meeting does not go well as Nandini wants him to start working so that they can get married and start a family, while David wants a career as a musician. She tells him that she will never see him again. Despondent, he returns to his rented apartment and is chided by his landlady, Lillian, who threatens to have him evicted as he has been delinquent in paying his rent for over a year... (imdb)